Get Your Premium Membership

Best Susans Poems

Below are the all-time best Susans poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of susans poems written by PoetrySoup members

Premium Member ---black-eyed susans
black-eyed susans
root on the river bank---
yellow jackets hum...

Read More
Categories: susans, nature, nostalgia
Form: Haiku

Premium Member YOU
Have you ever, wandered into, a sequestered meadow
Surrounded by trees and mountains
Where the passerine song birds, sang songs with no words
Indian paintbrushes, rose up, like...

Read More
Categories: susans, beauty, emotions, feelings, imagery,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Flowers Blooming Everywhere
I tiptoed through the tulips
And leapt over the lavender bed
I covered the ground in red rose petals
And laid out a picnic spread
I winked at the...

Read More
© Joe Flach  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: susans, nature, daffodils,
Form: Rhyme
Late Blooming
You come from that place where Queen Anne’s lace
and milk thistle grow thick on the creek bank
behind the house.
Black-eyed Susans, opened to the sky,
sway strong...

Read More
Categories: susans, age, beautiful, beauty, creation, feelings, first
Form: Free verse
Premium Member WILD, Wildflowers-
I went for a long hike in the forest today,
it was so quiet and peaceful along the trail;
I saw a cluster of tiger lilies gone...

Read More
© Dear Heart  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: susans, flower, nature,
Form: Quatrain

Premium Member Party of the Garden's Pride
Tea Rose arrives first, claims her chair by the bird bath
as Irises turn bearded faces on the path.
They offer admiring glances to Gardenias,
who promenade ahead...

Read More
Categories: susans, celebration, flower, garden,
Form: Sonnet
Premium Member Black Eyes
Off to Kindergarten,
second week of school.

An excited voice
from the back seat,
"Oh, how beautiful, 
I see black eyes!"

"What?" I ask, puzzled.
"I saw black eyes," 
she repeats.


Read More
© Cona Adams  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: susans, appreciation, beauty, flower,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Pulling up Anchor
 A drifting cloud anchors itself on the hillside
 Where admiral butterflies on warm breezes glide
 Beneath a sky of azure where meadows abide

Read More
© Joseph May  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: susans, bird, nature,
Form: Monorhyme
Northern Michigan Wildflowers
 I love when the first blooms of spring begin, crocus in the garden, peaking from the snow; may flowers and troutlily soon begin to show

Read More
Categories: susans, flower, nature,
Form: Free verse
June Bells Flowering Under the trees

Scarce had it rain'd - blue hued
drops showering down; 
in the witching hour I rode, 
where the earth is overrun by weeds, 
yellow fringed with...

Read More
Categories: susans, beauty, death,
Form: Verse
I Met A Man
 I met a man and his young wife
He asked would I be in his life
No far too much pain

I could be the first wife...

Read More
Categories: susans, fantasy, imagination,
Form: Tail-rhyme
Summer Sculptures
God's summer sculpture,
Divine and complex.

A season of bright sunshine and warmth,
Walks through God's beautiful garden.

A rainbow of flowers,
My favorite, the black-eyed susans.

Their dark spheres and...

Read More
Categories: susans, faith, beautiful, summer, beautiful, summer,
Form: Free verse
Wild Flowers
Wandering eye trapses the fertile meadow
Silhouetted reams the azure streams shadow
A cacophony of colors wild but mellow
Shroud the svelte canvas bridging ford and dale
Gilded lillies...

Read More
Categories: susans, nature
Form: Rhyme
Do you remember when you loved me?
When the Black-Eyed Susans danced
in the buttered sun?
we were so sensual then,
with nothing between us
but this light,
this colour of...

Read More
© Anna Ruiz  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: susans, lost love, sensual,
Form: I do not know?
A Childish Bouquet
All that we had to give her
Was wildflowers…
My four little girls and I

They worked like lil’ honeybees
With intense frowns on their faces 
And determined look...

Read More
Categories: susans, childhood, nostalgia,
Form: Rhyme
My Heart's Portrait of You
Your face,
Sunshine in the rain.

Your arms,
Angel's wings, warm and sheltering.

Your eyes,
Like fields of blackeyed susans, 

Lovely and dark
With light.


Read More
Categories: susans, love,
Form: Couplet
There is a certain comfort that comes to me
every spring, from perennials I planted years ago, that still pop up, beneath dark soil. 


Read More
Categories: susans, growing up, journey, lost love, strength,
Form: Free verse
that thick soup 
of a green countryside,
the black eyed Susans
were our only witness,
silent as corpses,
unaware that truancy was our creed as we 
drove to buy...

Read More
Categories: susans, 11th grade,
Form: Free verse

Swaying fields of buttercup and yarrow 
Lavish goldenrod and dandelions 
Wild outside my garden walls
Protective of their independence
And carefree wanton ways
Yet bemused by how 

Read More
Categories: susans, flower, freedom, garden, nature, summer, sun,
Form: Free verse
A Summer's Eve
One of the joys of summer are lightning bugs.Do you remember, as a child, chasing them on a balmy evening? They are so elusive. When...

Read More
Categories: susans, eve, feelings, summer,
Form: Free verse